When Melodies Gather: Oral Art of the Mahra

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ḫǧīf (hēh ḫǧōf, yḫawǧef) < Ḫ.Ǧ.F.: pleasant chatter, nothing serious, maḫǧīf: an uncontrollable person, Ar. insān fawḍī.